OMAHA, Neb., Dec. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- OpsCompass today announced that it has become a CIS SecureSuite® Product Vendor Member. Through this membership, OpsCompass benefits from advanced tools and resources to help improve their configuration defenses and implement cybersecurity best practices. Members use CIS-CAT® Pro to assess endpoint configurations and measure compliance to the CIS Benchmarks™, consensus-developed secure configuration guidelines for hardening operating systems, servers, cloud environments, and more, over time. As a CIS SecureSuite Product Vendor Member, OpsCompass can also integrate the CIS Benchmarks and the CIS Controls® content into security product and service offerings.
"We are pleased to add our new CIS SecureSuite Membership to our already robust cyber defense toolbox," said Gray Knowlton, OpsCompass Vice President of Product Engineering. "CIS Benchmarks are recommended as industry-accepted system hardening standards and are used by organizations in meeting compliance requirements for FISMA, PCI DSS, HIPAA, and other security requirements."
"We welcome OpsCompass as a CIS SecureSuite Member, and look forward to collaborating with them to help enhance their cybersecurity posture," said Curtis Dukes, CIS Executive Vice President of Security Best Practices & Automation Group.
CIS SecureSuite Membership provides tools and resources that help organizations speed the adoption of security best practices from policy to implementation. Members include organizations from virtually every industry sector and every size, ranging from independent consultants to Fortune 500 companies.
CIS Benchmarks are consensus-developed secure configuration guidelines for hardening operating systems, servers, cloud environments, and more. The CIS Benchmarks include more than 100 configuration guidelines across 25+ vendor product families.They are recognized as secure configuration best practices that can help organizations meet compliance for PCI DSS, HIPAA, FedRAMP, and others.
The CIS Controls are a prioritized set of critical security controls and cybersecurity best practices. They provide specific guidance and a clear pathway for organizations to achieve the goals and objectives described by multiple legal, regulatory, and policy frameworks.
OpsCompass, a leader in CSCM, offers an enterprise software-as-a-service (SaaS) product that drives operational control, visibility, intelligence, and security in and across cloud platforms, including Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft 365, and Google Cloud. Purpose-built for the cloud, OpsCompass replaces legacy controls that are not designed for contemporary, API-driven cloud infrastructure. To learn more, visit https://opscompass.com/
The Center for Internet Security, Inc. (CIS®) makes the connected world a safer place for people, businesses, and governments through our core competencies of collaboration and innovation. We are a community-driven nonprofit, responsible for the CIS Controls® and CIS Benchmarks™, globally recognized best practices for securing IT systems and data. We lead a global community of IT professionals to continuously evolve these standards and provide products and services to proactively safeguard against emerging threats. Our CIS Hardened Images® provide secure, on-demand, scalable computing environments in the cloud. CIS is home to the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center® (MS-ISAC®), the trusted resource for cyber threat prevention, protection, response, and recovery for U.S. State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial government entities, and the Elections Infrastructure Information Sharing and Analysis Center® (EI-ISAC®), which supports the rapidly changing cybersecurity needs of
U.S. elections offices. To learn more, visit CISecurity.org or follow us on Twitter: @CISecurity.
Jeff Stender, OpsCompass, 6122906640, [email protected]